Stars tie record with 7th straight win, 4-2 over Vegas
DALLAS (AP) Alexander Radulov energized Dallas’ power play and Esa Lindell anchored a stout penalty-killing unit on a special Monday night for the Stars. © APWF Dallas Stars goaltender Ben Bishop (30) makes a save against a shot from Vegas Golden Knights center Cody Eakin (21) in the third period of an NHL hockey game in Dallas, Monday, Nov. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) © APWF Dallas Stars right wing Alexander Radulov (47) celebrates scoring a goal with defenseman John Klingberg (3) in the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Vegas Golden Knights in Dallas, Monday, Nov. 25, 2019.
The Dallas Stars fired second-year coach Jim Montgomery on Tuesday for what the team called General manager Jim Nill said Montgomery had acted inconsistently with 'core values and beliefs of 'We didn't expect this one today,' Benn said. 'But Monty is a great coach, a great person and that's
In a bit of stunning news, the Dallas Stars fired coach Jim Montgomery on Tuesday morning, citing "The Dallas Stars expect all of our employees to act with integrity and exhibit professional " This decision was made due to unprofessional conduct inconsistent with the core values and beliefs Nill would not discuss the incident out of respect for the people involved but said that no players or
players are just as confused as fans and media members alike for the reasoning behind head coach Jim Montgomery's Tuesday morning.
Despite leading the Stars to a 17-11-3 record so far this season, Montgomery was fired due to "unprofessional conduct." General manager Jim Nill didn't elaborate much during a press conference, offering that the coach was let go for "a material act of unprofessionalism." He added this didn't involve any past or current players, staff members, or a criminal investigation.
Nill informed his players of the move during a team meeting before going public with the news, according to the, but he apparently didn't fill them in on the specifics behind Montgomery's abrupt departure.
Rosa Parks statue to be unveiled Sunday in downtown Montgomery
The event coincides with the day in 1955 when Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a public bus to a white man. © KHUE BUI, AP FILE -- In a June 15, 1999 file photo Rosa Parks smiles during a Capitol Hill ceremony where Parks was honored with the Congressional Gold Medal in Washington. A new statue of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks will be unveiled in downtown Montgomery, Ala., on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Khue Bui, File) Her arrest sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott, a pivotal moment in the civil rights movement.The statue will be unveiled at 1:30 p.m.
The Dallas Stars fired Coach Jim Montgomery on Tuesday, citing “unprofessional conduct.” In a statement, Stars General Manager Jim Nill said: “The Dallas Stars expect all of our employees to act with integrity and exhibit professional behavior while working for and representing our organization.
The Stars have fired head coach Jim Montgomery due to unprofessional conduct, the team "The Dallas Stars expect all of our employees to act with integrity and exhibit professional behavior while This decision was made due to unprofessional conduct inconsistent with the core values and beliefs
"Definitely didn't expect that one, and still shocked. It's pretty crazy that we're talking about this," captainsaid. "We all want to know all the answers, but that's not the case. We believe that Jim Nill and the organization made the right moves, so we'll trust in them and move forward."
Leading scorerwas equally stunned.
"No one expected this," he said.
"It's confusion. Shock. It's definitely sad. Really liked Monty, great coach, and (I was) saying all along, I was looking forward to this being the last coach of my Stars career."
Interim bench boss Rick Bowness will be the fourth coach Seguin has had since joining the Stars in 2013-14. In total, Montgomery is the fourth coach Nill has fired during his reign as GM.
The Stars will look for their third straight win Tuesday night when they square off against the New Jersey Devils.
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Dallas Stars fire Jim Montgomery for unprofessional conduct .
DALLAS (AP) The Dallas Stars fired second-year coach Jim Montgomery on Tuesday, citing unspecified unprofessional conduct in a surprising blow to one of the preseason favorites in the NHL's Western Conference.General manager Jim Nill said Montgomery had acted inconsistently with ''core values and beliefs of the Dallas Stars and the National Hockey League.'' He did not elaborate.